Ten Things to Know About Cervical Cancer

Ten Things to Know About Cervical Cancer

Cervical cancer is cancer that starts the cervix. The cervix is located inside the vagina (birth canal) and connects the vagina to the upper part of the uterus. Each year, approximately 12,000 women in the United States get cervical cancer. Louisiana has one of the highest cervical cancer rates in the country. All women are […]

The Silent Disease

The Silent Disease

Each year the International Osteoporosis Foundation designates October 20 as World Osteoporosis Day to raise global awareness for the disease. Osteoporosis is a disease that thins and weakens your bones, making them fragile and more likely to break. It is sometimes called a “silent disease” because it can develop gradually over many years without causing […]